Other Names for this Disease
- Imidodipeptidase deficiency
- Peptidase deficiency
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enzyme that is related to the production of collagen (a strong protein found in bones, tissues, and skin).Prolidase deficiency is a rare disorder that affects multiple systems due to a defect on an
Last updated: 3/16/2010
- PEPD. Genetics Home Reference. March 7, 2010; http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/gene=pepd. Accessed 3/8/2010.
- Genetics Home Reference (GHR) contains information on Prolidase deficiency. This website is maintained by the National Library of Medicine.
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